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2020 – Lobster fishery season closing date for Lobster Fishing Areas (LFAs) 23, 24, 26A, 26B south and 26B north

Moncton, NB – June 24, 2020 – Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO) is announcing that there will be a shift in the lobster season in LFAs 23, 24, 26A, 26B South and 26B North of the Southern Gulf of St. Lawrence The last day of fishing will be July 4th, 2020.

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For more information

Josiane Massiéra
Resource Management, Gulf Region
Fisheries and Oceans Canada
Moncton, NB
Sandra Comeau
Resource Management, Eastern NB
Fisheries and Oceans Canada
Tracadie, NB
Ben Moore
Resource Management, PEI
Fisheries and Oceans Canada
Charlottetown, PEI
Alan Dwyer
Resource Management, Gulf NS
Fisheries and Oceans Canada
Antigonish, NS
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